Dec 27, 2012 2:05am EST
is the hot. but i like to do it brown, because if you don't saute it and you put it in the sauce, when you take it out, it's gray. i hate gray. >> i agree in a sweater, but not in my sausage, right? >> i hate the color gray. >> fifty shades of gray. >> that's different. >> did you read that book? >> i'm the only one in america who's not read it. >> if you're in the restaurant business, you have to read those books. >> nice, all right. what do you do with that? >> now we have the juices of the sausage. >> okay. >> and now we're going to do -- >> onions. ? can i have that prosciutto, please? this is italian ham. i need garlic. >> onions already precooked? >> i did it because i didn't know how much time you were going to give me. >> but you don't have to. >> usually, you put it in now. can i have a little more oil? >> uh-huh, oil. >> thank you. because you see, this is from the sausage. >> what about this? >> a little wine, yeah. >> red cooking wine? >> that's good. >> okay. >> and we just -- >> little sauce. >> saute it down. and some pepper. and salt. >> okay. >> and then we do the star of
Dec 28, 2012 2:05am EST
, cayenne, cumin and brown sugar. my secret ingredient. i browned the pork loin and took the lean cut and browned it and took it back out. and we're going to add it back in and let it simmer a little bit. if you want to help me dump in everything, that is a little bit of honey. >> honey, wow. >> so we've got honey, we've got tomato. >> kidney beans. >> kidney beans and black beans. >> and tomato. dump that in? >> this is great without the booze. we have some bourbon and some coffee. >> both? >> it will put you to sleep and wake you up. >> again, we let that simmer. you turn it up and let it simmer. >> that becomes this. >> unbelievable. this is a fabulous pork chili. >> sara, you want a little bit of that, honey. >> i will eat anything. >> i like it with a little bit of topping. a little sour cream. we won't put the jalapeno on it. let me grab a couple spoons. >> there you go. >> okay. >> that's delicious. >> what do we have tomorrow? >> we'll recap some of the best and funniest moments.
Dec 24, 2012 7:00am EST
, you have to pick up the ham today. no big deal. we make a honey mustard ham. very easy. brown sugar and add in the zest of two oranges. for that, a couple of sprigs of thyme all chopped up. while you mix that together, take some whole ground mustard and slather it on top of the half of the ham. it's like a little spackle, you know what i mean? we're building a meal here, so we need spackle for all of the layers of love we put onto it. >> what do you like? >> i like it because it has texture and bite to it. we put something sweet. it's a little tangy as well so it cuts through the brown sugar. you go ahead and put your brown sugar mixture right on top of it. you can use your hands and smash it in. get in there, willie. let's do this. >> here we go. that's a lot of sugar, too? >> yeah, it is. ham is already salty, so it's nice to add sugar to it. into the roasting pan herele a little bit of orange juice. what will happen is as this cooks in the oven at 375 degrees, a little bit of the juices are going to run down. you go in, and in about 15 minutes scoop it over the top. right before
Dec 26, 2012 2:05am EST
of santa. >> okay. the three choices are? >> roll up, please. >> charlie brown, bart simpson, cosmo kramer. i think it sounds like bart simpson. >> b. it is? >> yes! [ ding ] >> somebody's drinking a lot of eggnog. here it is. what movie is this quote from? okay. this is extremely important. will you please tell santa that instead of presents this year i just want my family back? is it from "home alone," "christmas vacation," or "how the grinch stole christmas"? >> "home alone." >> i'll say. [ ding ] >> you see? all right. here we go. number 4. >> next time i'd like a chance to get -- >> moving along. who said" santa, o my god, santa's here, i know him, i know him"? is it a, frosty the snowman? b, buddy in elf? c, rudolph the -- >> i'm going to say b, buddy in "elf." >> i remember that. >> yeah! >> who coined -- who coined the holiday festivus? would it be cosmo cramer, george costanza or frank costanza? . >> it's a trick question. it's one of the costanzas. i'll say george, you say frank. >> c, frank. [ ding ] >> which one is it? >> yay. >> this is your heritage. it's part of who you are.
Dec 29, 2012 7:00am EST
. ♪ >> reporter: that got things rolling to a roller rink where trevor, sporting a white tux and brown skates, proposed to kathy while the roller derby teammates watched. >> the old brown rental skates and i roller skated out there. i roller skated around her for a minute. then i came and popped the question. >> you didn't fall. >> reporter: when they tied the knot, two decades after trevor wrote that letter, there it was. >> just cemented even more that, you know, we were meant to be together. >> reporter: the wedding photographer snapped a photo of the letter and posted it on line. and the couple's story went viral. kathy's advice to those looking for love -- >> don't discount your good friends because, you know, best friends can turn out to be the greatest of love. >> reporter: for "today," nbc news, atlanta. >> sweet story. >> yeah. i like that "don't let anyone see this." we need the "do you like me, yes, no." -- >> check the box. >> we'll go to weather and dylan. >>> good morning. i'm confused. i thought it was the weekend, but we've got savannah. we've got lester showed up on his day o
Dec 22, 2012 5:00am PST
're happiest ♪ ♪ smiles go with tears now for the eyes. brown or black or...sky-blue pink? [laughter] [door opens] oh! [door closes] what...what can i do for you? you are a certain caleb plummer? i am. call me jeremiah bleak. i am a certain agent of her majesty the queen. oh? you have a certain bertha plummer for a daughter, who in turn was engaged to a certain edward belton? you mean...is engaged. i am sorry, but it is my melancholy duty to inform you that a certain edward belton, late of her majesty's royal navy, is lost at sea. lord have mercy. no. no! no! his small mournful effects willed to the girl. aah! [thunder] bertha. bertha, my darling daughter, it's all a mistake, i'm certain. it could be a mistake, couldn't it? hardly. oh, no. no, no. my poor baby. my poor baby. [door opens] [wind blowing] [door closes] crocket's voice: blimey. that's a day i'd soon as not remember-- the beginning of all our troubles, for you see, the shock of that awful message, delivered the way it was, turned poor bertha...blind. oh, my baby. my poor, poor baby. crocket's voice: oh, grim times was upon us, i
Dec 26, 2012 7:00am EST
of state. >>> it look like chris brown and rihanna are on the rebound, for the first time in years showing up in public together sidecourt of the knicks game christmas day, just the next chapter in what's been a very stormy relationship. >>> lap of luxury, video just released by the white house, first dog bo stealing the show as he jumped into the first lady's lap while reading to a group of kids in the hospital. >> this is exactly what he does at home. he tries to beat malia and sasha to my lap. >> she also called bo, quote, the big baby in the room. >>> now a check of the weather with maria larosa, in for al. >> announcer: "today's" weather is brought to you by subway. subway, get breakfast the way. >> picking up several more inches over the next few days. we can see that system pushing off to the east. that eastern system will continue to bring the severe weather threat from the carolinas into parts of the southeast. and snow on the northern fringe, blizzard warnings stretching the entire way. winter storm warnings for much of the interior northeast, in to new england. coastal areas, ne